The Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) provides comprehensive support to Family members with special needs. EFMP takes an all-inclusive approach to coordinate military and civilian community, educational, medical, housing, and personnel services to help Soldiers and their Families with special needs.
An Exceptional Family Member is A Family member with any physical, emotional, developmental, or intellectual disorder that requires special treatment, therapy, education, training, or counseling, and meets the eligibility criteria.
Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) Respite Care: Provides rest periods for Family members responsible for the regular care of persons with disabilities.
Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP) Systems Navigators: A community support component of the EFMP that connects Families with special needs to the systems of care they need, both on and off the installation.